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" Around us the whole scene had one main striking feature, which was that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length, the ridge was split into chasms and fissures, between which rose the thin, lofty walls, terminated with slender minarets and columns,... "
Narrative of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year ... - Page 46
by John Charles Frémont - 1846 - 186 pages
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House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents ..., Volume 4, Part 2

United States
...of the Nebraska or Platte river. Around us, the whole scone had one main striking feature, which was that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length,...walls, terminated with slender minarets and columns, which is correctly represented in the view from the camp on Island lake. According to the barometer,...
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A Report on an Exploration of the Country Lying Between the Missouri River ...

John Charles Frémont - Astronomy - 1843 - 207 pages
...of the Nebraska or Platte river. Around us the whole scene 'had one main striking feature, which was that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length,...walls, terminated with slender minarets and columns, •which is correctly represented in the view from the camp on Island lake. According to the barometer,...
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Report of the Exploring Expedition to the Rocky Mountains in the Year 1842 ...

John Charles Frémont - America - 1845 - 693 pages
...of the Nebraska or Platte river. Around us, the whole scene had one main striking feature, which was that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length,...walls, terminated with slender minarets and. columns, which is correctly represented in the view from the camp on Island lake. According to the barometer,...
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The Christian miscellany, and family visiter

1846
...of the Nebraska or Platte river. Around us, the whole scene had one main striking feature, which was that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length,...walls, terminated with slender minarets and columns." EDUCATION. SUNDAY-SCHOOL ADDRESSES.s I. As to the MATTER. What ought a Sunday-school address to be...
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The American Journal of Science and Arts

Geology - 1847
...springs of the Nebraska or Platte river. Around us, the whole scene had one prevailing feature, which was that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length,...walls, terminated with slender minarets and columns, which is correctly represented in the view from the camp on Island lake. According to the barometer,...
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Curiosities [afterw.] Romance of modern travel

1847
...of the Nebraska or Platte river. Around us, the whole scene had one main striking feature, which was that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length,...walls, terminated with slender minarets and columns. . . . Having made what observations our means afforded, we proceeded to descend. We had accomplished...
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The exploring expedition to the Rocky Mountains, Oregon and California: to ...

John Charles Frémont - Gold mines and mining - 1853 - 456 pages
...the Nebraska or Platte river. Around us, the whole scene had 1 one main, striking feature, which was that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length,...little crest of the wall on which we stood was three tho'.rsand five hundred and seventy feet above that place, and two thousand seven hundred and eighty...
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Historical Collections of the Great West: Containing Narratives ..., Volumes 1-2

Henry Howe - Mississippi River Valley - 1855 - 448 pages
...of the Nebraska or Platte River. Around us, the whole scene had one main striking feature, which was that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length, the ridge was split into chasms and figures ; between which rose the thin, lofty walls, terminating with slender minarets and columns....
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Memoir of the Life and Public Services of John Charles Frémont ...

John Bigelow - California - 1856 - 480 pages
...of the Nebraska or Platte River. Around us, the whole scene had one main striking feature, which was that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length,...the wall on which we stood was three thousand five huudred and seventy feet above that place, and two thousand seven hundred and eighty above the little...
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Memoir of the life and public services of John Charles Frémont ...

John Bigelow - California - 1856 - 480 pages
...of the Nebraska or Platte River. Around us, the whole scene had one main striking feature, which was that of terrible convulsion. Parallel to its length,...the little crest of the wall on which we stood was thljse thousand five hundred and seventy feet above that place, and two thousand seven hundred and...
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